Risk Management for Homeowners Returning to the Coasts
If an affluent client wants to build a house in a flood zone, help them manage the risk before they build.
American Volunteerism Hit Bottom in 2013
The number of Americans volunteering for nonprofits hit a new low in 2013, according to an analysis of federal statistics by The Chronicle of Philanthropy.
M*A*S*H Star Turned Mogul Wayne Rogers Blasts Tax Code, Offers Tips
M*A*S*H TV star and serial businessman Wayne Rogers discusses why the tax code is broken and has some choice words for Dodd and Frank.
Honeymoon’s Over: Helping Gay Couples Manage 2013 Tax Hikes
Accountant and lawyer Janis Cowhey McDonagh helps same-sex married couples, and all taxpayers, navigate the myriad changes that went into effect this year.
IRS’ Top 12 Tax Scams: 2014’s Dirty Dozen
The spring tax season is a lucrative one for scam artists who prey on both unwary victims and complicit tax evaders.
Top 5 Issues Reshaping Retirement Planning in 2014
These are the biggest forces shaping the new reality of retirement. Be prepared.
Friedman: 5 U.S. Budget Battles Yet to Fight
While Congress recently avoided a government shutdown, five big fiscal issues remain unresolved, says The Washington Update's Andy Friedman.
House Committee OKs Cybersecurity Bill
The bill codifies and beefs up several of the Homeland Security Department's existing cybersecurity efforts and bars DHS from making new regulations.
4 Key Dates for Investors to Watch: Andy Friedman
Feb. 7, March 31, April 15 and Nov. 4 could affect the markets, taxes and financial planning, says Andy Friedman of Washington Update.
After Slow ’13, REIT ETFs Lookin’ Up
Broad factors should lead to improvement in the sector, experts say, as real estate funds move into positive territory in January.